Can Everyone Visit a Medical Marijuana Dispensary?

From a medical standpoint, marijuana or cannabis is a useful drug that can help treat a variety of diseases. However, this doesn’t mean anyone who is sick ought to visit a medical marijuana dispensary right away, as pregnant women and people with heart disease may experience adverse reactions from the drug. Most people, though, have nothing to worry about—provided they meet the requirements and follow the regulations pertaining to this drug in their locale.

People who need medical marijuana the most are individuals who suffer from multiple sclerosis, seizures, nausea (from chemotherapy), poor appetite, unexplained weight loss, and Crohn’s disease. However, the drug can also be beneficial to people suffering from chronic pain, pulmonary fibrosis, hepatitis C, and other diseases. In any case, medical marijuana users need to secure a prescription beforehand. In addition, there are drugs that contain Tetrahydrocannabinol or THC, a key ingredient in marijuana, which can be used as a milder form of cannabis treatment.

Medical marijuana can be eaten, smoked, or consumed as a liquid extract, although its consumption needs to be carefully regulated by medical professionals as excessive intake can lead to anxiety and psychosis. People who experience complications whenever they’re dizzy or drowsy may also want to avoid the drug.

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Posted on June 10, 2014, in Dispensaries, Health, Health Services, Marijuana, Products and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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